​England - South England Area - Wessex region

Your Area Officer who represents you at Council is Dr Miles Wagstaff, and your Regional Lead is Dr Christopher Magier. Find out useful contacts and activity in your RCPCH region.



Council is the members' representative body that reports directly to the Board of Trustees, and meets three times a year. Council sets the College's overall strategy, in particular with regard to issues affecting members. Find out more and read Council meeting minutes

Area Officer

The South England Area Officer sits on Council, and represents two RCPCH regions: South West and Wessex.

Regional Lead

The Wessex Regional Lead is the ambassador and advocate for your RCPCH region. Through the Area Officer, they represent you in Council and other meetings. They also liaise with specialty training bodies, to help ensure the quality of training. The Regional Lead is in this post for three years, with a possible extension for a further two years. 

Other contacts for your RCPCH region

Contacts for your training

Paediatrics in Wessex